Robotisation News

  05 Oct 2017
Sharing the wisdom of some of the giants of the industry, PTI has released its latest issue mega-ports and mega-terminals, in which ports reveal strategies to handle vessels that are larger than ever before.

  10 Oct 2017
Technology group Wärtsilä has tightened its grip on the vessel control system market by buying Guidance Marine to further its 'intelligent' shipping development

  04 Oct 2017
The final design of the autonomous and fully electric container vessel ‘Yara Birkeland’ has started trials at SINTEF Ocean's test tank facility in Trondheim

  28 Sep 2017
Port Technology's third Container Terminal Automation Conference focuses on the new theme of artificial intelligence

  26 Sep 2017
APM Terminals' Head of Global Labor Relations has said that employees will need to adjust as Europe’s port operators are expected to deliver cost reductions

  20 Sep 2017
California Governor Jerry Brown has dealt a blow to the automation industry while attempting to improve both environmental and labour conditions

  13 Sep 2017
Kalmar is supporting the terminal industry in taking its first step towards building a common system architecture for an end-to-end, customised automation platform, with the launch of its Kalmar Key

  13 Sep 2017
Unmanned surface and underwater vessels will dominate maritime activity over the next decade, according to a report on the future of autonomous maritime systems launched today

  12 Sep 2017
A prototype of the world’s first class-approved ship propeller has been produced using 3D printing techniques

  11 Sep 2017
Finnish crane manufacturer Kalmar and TOS supplier Navis have delivered the first OneTerminal integrated automation solution to the Victoria International Container Terminal (VICT) at the Port of Melbourne.

  08 Sep 2017
Kalmar’s President Antti Kaunonen has said that the port industry should be able to 'copy with pride' when it comes to standardizing automation

Automating equipment with data transmission   06 Sep 2017
Vahle's CEO Achim Dries has explained how manual terminals evolve through remote operations to eventually become fully automated

  04 Sep 2017
Shanghai’s Yangshan Deepwater Port, a fully automated terminal, has set a launch date for seven new container berths

  01 Sep 2017
The technology group Wärtsilä has taken a further crucial step towards developing its Smart Marine capabilities by successfully testing the remote control of ship operations

  30 Aug 2017
Terminal software innovation has been discussed with CyberLogitec, an IT solution provider specializing in the maritime logistics and container handling industries, in a new Port Technology interview with the company’s Senior Vice President,...

  25 Aug 2017
Ship designers, operators and regulators are considering a future where cargo vessels sail the oceans with no crew, but who is truly leading the autonomous ship race?

  21 Aug 2017
Elon Musk, founder of Artificial Intelligence (AI) research sharing platform OpenAI and 118 other experts in the field have called for an autonomous weapons ban while UN deliberations on the matter dither.

  17 Aug 2017
Maritime class body DNVGL trainees have developed a concept for automated “robot reefer containers” to independently ship seafood products to ports.

  09 Aug 2017
The US Coast Guard Research and Development Center in New London in the US has said it is piloting 3-D printing technology to improve logistical support and services, according to Maritime Executive.

  04 Aug 2017
The current practice at container terminals is to manually remove twistlocks from containers – a time consuming activity. This process can be automated.